|Rag Radio 2010-10-26 / Writer and Peace Activist Alice Embree - Rag Radio with Thorne Dreyer|
Alice Embree was a leader in the 60s New Left, working in civil rights and with SDS in Austin where she was a founder of the underground newspaper The Rag. She also worked with underground newpaper RAT in New York. A pioneer of the women's liberation movement, her essay was included in Robin Morgan's classic feminist anthology, "Sisterhood is Powerful." Alice went to Chile with an exchange program, and worked with the North American Congress on Latin America (NACLA), and later was involved with ...
Keywords: The Rag, Rag Radio; Thorne Dreyer; Alice Embree; Feminists; Sixties; Peace Activists; Underground Press; The Rag Blog; Under the Hood; New Left; Austin; SDS; Journalists; CodePink; The Rag
|Rag Radio 2011-06-10 / Iraq Veterans Against the War - Rag Radio with Thorne Dreyer|
Our guests were members of Iraq Veterans Against the War (IVAW) who are involved in organizing efforts with GI's at Fort Hood in Killeen, Texas -- especially around Operation Recovery and the Under the Hood GI coffeehouse. Aaron Hughes served with the Illinois National Guard in Kuwait. He received an MFA in Art Theory and Practice from Northwestern University in 2009 and today is the Organizing Team Leader for Iraq Veterans Against the War...
Keywords: Rag Radio; Thorne Dreyer; Iraq Veterans Against the War; Aaron Hughes; Malachi Muncy; Scott Kimball; Under the Hood; Fort Hood; Anti-War GIs
|Digital Tipping Point: Marcelo Tas 09 - Christian Einfeldt|
his is one of many short video segments which will be added to the Digital Tipping Point (DTP) archive. In this segment, Marcelo continues answering my question about whether a digital tipping point will come, and if so, what it might look like. I'm not truly sure what he says, but it is quite funny HOW he says it. At one point, I *think* he says that as humans get more familiar with open source software, we will soon be tweaking our computers with the same ease with which we work on motorcycles...
Keywords: Marcelo Tas; Tas, Marcelo; Telecultura; Sao Paulo; Brazil; Brasil; Children and programming; DIY becoming more commonplace; traquitania; getting under the hood
|People United - December 11, 2009 - Allan Campbell|
Episode features an interview about the oil industry with policy analyst Antonia Juhasz, director of the Chevron Program at Global Exchange, and author of the books _The Tyranny of Oil_ and _The Bush Agenda_. The conversation was recorded in the KOOP Studio on December 5, 2009, with the guest telephoning from San Francisco. Episode concludes with a commentary by Rahul Mahajan ("Climate Change Theater").
Keywords: People United; 91.7 FM; KOOP Radio; Austin TX; community radio; Antonia Juhasz; Standard Oil; Chevron; oil industry; big oil; anti-trust; mergers; Global Exchange; The Tyranny of Oil; The Bush Agenda; Under the Hood Cafe; Iraq Veterans Against the War; MonkeyWrench Books; James Jones; Condoleezza Rice; US Chamber of Commerce; Prop 87; Proposition 87; Iraq; Iran; Afghanistan; energy policy; foreign policy; military policy; Copenhagen; climate change; California; Texas; corporate; grassroots; war; anti-war; peace; justice; Bush; Cheney; Obama
|People United - September 30, 2011 - Allan Campbell|
Episode features a conversation broadcast live about the peace movement, GI and veterans issues, and the Under the Hood Cafe in Killeen, Texas. Alice Embree of Under the Hood Cafe, photographer Alan Pogue of Veterans for Peace, and Jim Turpin of Code Pink Austin spoke in the KOOP Studio in Austin, Texas, with Aaron Hughes of Iraq Veterans Against the War joining the discussion by phone from Killeen.
Keywords: People United; 91.7 FM; KOOP Radio; Austin TX; community radio; peace movement; anti-war movement; GI coffeehouses; Killeen; Texas; Fort Hood; Oleo Strut; Vietnam War; Under the Hood Cafe; war; veterans; soldiers; GIs; civilians; peace activists; US citizens; Iraq; Afghanistan; Veterans for Peace; Iraq Veterans Against the War; Operation Recovery; Code Pink; Vietnam Veterans Against the War; trauma; redeployment; mental health; health care; legal; psychological; counseling; rights; generational; historical; history; current events
|People United - July 9, 2010 - Allan Campbell|
Episode features a conversation broadcast live in the KOOP Studio with war resister Victor Agosto, the Iraq war veteran who refused to deploy to Afghanistan, and filmmaker Catherine Montondo, whose upcoming project documents the experiences and feelings of Americans and Iraqis in US-occupied Iraq, when both guests were in Austin, Texas, for the 2010 national convention of Iraq Veterans Against the War.
Keywords: People United; 91.7 FM; KOOP Radio; Austin TX; community radio; Iraq Veterans Against the War; Catherine Motondo; Victor Agosto; Antonia Juhasz; Iraq; Afghanistan; conscientious objector; religion; secular; atheist; atheism; Americans; Iraqis; documentary; Brussels; Belgium; Killeen; Miami; Miami-Dade College; Florida International University; Under the Hood Cafe; Fort Hood; Fort Hood Support Network; Thad Crouch; Fort Benning; Noam Chomsky; Hegemony or Survival; John Pilger; War on Democracy; war; empire; anti-war movement; peace movement; student movement; students; soldiers; veterans; peace activists; democracy; electoral politics; framing; movement building; building movements
|People United - July 6, 2012 - Allan Campbell|
Episode features a conversation broadcast live about veterans' issues with five veterans of US wars. Alan Pogue of Veterans for Peace and Marco Antonio Orrantia, David Thomas and Guillermo Villarreal of the local Welcome Home, Iraq Veterans, Executive Committee spoke in the KOOP Studio in Austin, Texas, with Maggie Martin of Iraq Veterans Against the War joining the discussion by telephone from Under the Hood Cafe in Killeen, Texas.
Keywords: People United; 91.7 FM; KOOP Radio; Austin TX; community radio; Maggie Martin; Iraq Veterans Against the War; IVAW; Operation Recovery; Under the Hood Cafe; Service Women's Action Network; SWAN; Alan Pogue; Veterans for Peace; Vietnam Veterans Against the War; VVAW; Oleo Strut; Killeen; Marco Antonio Orrantia; David Thomas; Guillermo Villareal; Welcome Home; Iraq Veterans; military veterans; war veterans; Iraq; Afghanistan; Vietnam; US wars; returning soldiers; parade; job fair; resource fair; peace movement; resources; redeployment; traumatized soldiers; traumatized veterans; suicide; domestic violence; post-traumatic stress disorder; traumatic brain injury; sexual trauma; sexual violence; sexual assault; rape; sexual harrassment; criminal investigation; military culture; patriarchy; feminism; shared experience; counseling; healing; community; activism; history; current events
|People United 2014 Jan 24 - Allan Campbell|
This episode of KOOP Radio's People United features Thorne Dreyer and Alice Embree on activism and the alternative press in Austin, Texas, during the 1960s and 1970s. They spoke at MonkeyWrench Books in Austin on January 30, 2013.
Keywords: People United; 91.7 FM; KOOP Radio; Austin TX; community radio; Thorne Dreyer; Alice Embree; activism; alternative press; underground press; underground newspaper; independent media; journalism; free speech; assembly; participatory democracy; public space; social space; campus; geography; students; University of Texas at Austin; Students for Democratic Action; Students for a Democratic Society; Port Huron Statement; Gentle Thursday; The Daily Texan; Red River Women's Press; Fly By Night Press; The Rag; Rag Reunion; The Rag Blog; Rag Radio; New Journalism Project; technology; offset printing; internet; counterculture; civil rights; war; anti-war; soldiers; veterans; cooperative; collective; housing; transportation; solidarity; movement; liberation; gay; women; feminism; gentrification; segregation; desegregation; economic; gender; racial; social; justice; black; Chicano; United Farm Workers; Brown Berets; Juarez-Lincoln University; East Austin; Vietnam; El Salvador; Nicaragua; Chile; Oleo Strut; Under the Hood Cafe; Killeen; Houston; Space City News; KPFT; Texas; United States; 1960s; 1970s; history; current events